Veterinary diets are an essential tool in managing many common health conditions for our pets. These are diets that have been formulated to treat specific health concerns and are prescribed by your veterinarian. The pet food manufactures who develop veterinary diets do extensive testing and research to create an optimal formula that will best manage your pet’s specific health concern.
Last time we discussed preventing arthritis but if your dog or cat already has signs of arthritis–be it mild or severe–there are many things you can do to help keep him pain free. Try a specialty diet such as the J/D diet made by Hill’s Prescription Diets, which is specifically formulated for dogs and cats with joint disease.
Arthritis is a common ailment for many dogs and cats. It can be a source of chronic pain and negatively affect their quality of life. Also known as degenerative joint disease, arthritis occurs when a joint is unstable. This causes the bones to move abnormally, first rubbing against cartilage and then, when the cartilage erodes, rubbing bone against
Chronic cat kidney disease is an all too common finding in middle-aged to senior kitties. Cats are considered seniors once they reach the age of nine years old. Though we are not yet able to prevent cat kidney disease, the earlier we detect it, the better chance we have of managing it, which is why we strongly suggest